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How to Add Widgets to Your Samsung Galaxy Tablet’s Home Screen

Just as you can add apps to the Samsung Galaxy tablet’s Home screen, you can also add widgets. A widget works like a tiny, interactive or informative window, often providing a gateway into another app [more…]

How to Manage Multiple Home Screen Panels on Your Samsung Galaxy Tablet

Your Samsung Galaxy tablet ships with a small smattering of Home screen panels, probably three. But that’s not the limit of your Home screen neighborhood. It’s possible to expand the number of panels to [more…]

How to Find the Lock Screen on Your Samsung Galaxy Tablet

Your Samsung Galaxy tablet comes with some preinstalled security features. One of these features is a variety of lock screens. Lock screen security is set on the Set Screen Lock or Lock Screen window. [more…]

How to Use Your Face to Unlock Your Samsung Galaxy Tablet

The Samsung Galaxy tablet has a plethora of options for you to choose from to decide how to secure your tablet. Two of these options involve your very own face! [more…]

How to Create a Pattern to Lock Your Samsung Galaxy Tablet

One of the most common ways to lock a Samsung Galaxy tablet is to apply an unlock pattern: The pattern must be traced exactly as it was created to unlock the device and get access to your apps and other [more…]

How to Delay Your Samsung Galaxy Tablet’s Screen Lock

The lock screen on your Samsung Galaxy tablet shows up right away whenever you unlock your tablet. It shows up also after a sleep timeout or a period of inactivity. When that happens, the touchscreen automatically [more…]

Basics of Your Samsung Galaxy Tablet’s Screen Lock

Both the Samsung Galaxy Note and Samsung Galaxy tablet feature a basic lock screen: Simply slide your finger across the touchscreen and the tablet is unlocked and ready to use. If you prefer to have a [more…]

Move or Remove Icons and Widgets on the Samsung Galaxy Tablet Home Screen

Icons and widgets are fastened to the Samsung Galaxy tablet’s Home screen by something akin to the same glue they use on sticky notes. You can easily pick up an icon or a widget, move it around, and then [more…]

Basics of E-Mail Attachments and Your Samsung Galaxy Tablet

The key to understanding attachments in the Samsung Galaxy tablet e-mail apps is to look for the paperclip icon. After you find that icon, you can either deal with an attachment for incoming e-mail or [more…]

How to Activate Bluetooth on Your Samsung Galaxy Tablet

Computer nerds have long had the desire to connect high-tech gizmos to one another, such as connecting your Samsung Galaxy tablet to a printer. The Bluetooth standard was developed to sate this desire [more…]

3 Things that Consume Lots of Your Samsung Galaxy Tablet’s Battery

Three items on your Samsung Galaxy tablet suck down battery power faster than a massive alien fleet is defeated by a plucky antihero who just wants the girl: [more…]

How to BackupYour Samsung Galaxy Tablet

A backup is a safety copy of information. For your Samsung Galaxy tablet, the backup copy includes contact information, music, photos, video, and apps, plus any settings you’ve made to customize your tablet [more…]

2 Basic Maintenance Tips for Your Samsung Galaxy Tablet

Relax. Maintenance for your Samsung Galaxy tablet is simple and quick. Basically, it can be summarized in three words: Keep it clean. Beyond that, another maintenance task worthy of attention is backing [more…]

How to Monitor the Battery for Your Samsung Galaxy Tablet

You can find information about the Samsung Galaxy tablet’s battery status in the upper-right corner of the screen, next to the current time in the status area. The icons used to display battery status [more…]

How to Determine What Drains Your Samsung Galaxy Tablet’s Battery

The Samsung Galaxy tablet is smart enough to know which of its features use the most battery power. You can check it out for yourself: [more…]

How to Extend Your Samsung Galaxy Tablet’s Battery Life

A surefire way to make a Samsung Galaxy tablet battery last a good long time is to never turn on the device in the first place. But rather than let you use your Samsung Galaxy tablet as an expensive paperweight [more…]

How to Use the Cellular Data Network for Your Samsung Galaxy Tablet

The cellular Samsung Galaxy tablet is designed to connect to the Internet by using the digital cellular network. This network is the same type used by smartphones and cellular modems to wirelessly connect [more…]

How to Place an App on Your Samsung Galaxy Tablet’s Favorite Tray

Lots of interesting doodads festoon your Samsung Galaxy tablet’s Home screen, like bugs on a windshield after a long trip. You can set the background, add an icon or a widget, and rearrange everything [more…]

How to Fix Typical Problems on Your Samsung Galaxy Tablet

Here are some typical problems you may encounter on your Samsung Galaxy Note or Samsung Galaxy tablet and here are some suggestions for a solution: [more…]

How to Stop an App That Has Run Amok on Your Samsung Galaxy Tablet

Sometimes, apps on your Samsung Galaxy tablet that misbehave let you know. You see a warning on the screen announcing the app’s stubborn disposition. When that happens, touch the Force Quit button to shut [more…]

How to Get Support for Your Samsung Galaxy Tablet

You can use two sources for support for your Samsung Galaxy tablet. For cellular tablets, the first source of support is your cellular provider. The second source, or the only source if you have a Wi-Fi [more…]

How to Add Widgets to the Lock Screen of Your Samsung Galaxy Tablet

Just as you can adorn the Home screen of your Samsung Galaxy tablet with widgets, you can also slap down a few right on the lock screen. In fact, the time display on the tablet’s lock screen is a widget [more…]

Basic Smart Screen Tricks for Your Samsung Galaxy Tablet

Some Samsung Galaxy tablets feature a slew of Smart Screen tricks. These tricks greatly increase your fear of the device by making it frighteningly smarter than you would otherwise think. [more…]

How to Activate Your Samsung Galaxy Tablet’s Daydream Feature

Does a Samsung Galaxy tablet fall asleep or does it just lock? A locked tablet seems rather restrictive, so you may prefer to think of the tablet as taking a snooze. But does it dream? Of course it does [more…]

How to Add Shortcuts to Your Samsung Galaxy Tablet’s Home Screen

Don’t bother looking: You won’t find a something called a “shortcut” to add to the Samsung Galaxy tablet’s Home screen. Older versions of the Android operating system had such a feature. Today, you apply [more…]

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